Ileana Valencia

  • Ileana Valencia

  • Director of Languages Program & Summer Camp
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  • 773.465.2662 x8333

Originally from Guatemala, Ileana has been a part of our Chicago Waldorf School community for 20 years. A certified Grade School teacher, Ileana has also had five years of training in the AWSNA mentoring program in Holland which she puts to good use as a language teacher mentor. She takes students on service learning trips to allow for language immersion experiences while working to benefit the rain forest areas in Guatemala. She has also worked with blind children and is proficient in reading and writing Braille. Ileana is the proud mother of two daughters, both of whom are Waldorf graduates and who work in children’s summer camps in addition to their other life and career pursuits.